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Skindigenous

Indoneisia - Aman Jepri

The Mentawai people inhabit a group of islands west of Sumatra, in Indonesia.

Sunday, September 22 at 3:30 pm on 12.2


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SKINDIGENOUS is a series of 13 half-hour documentaries on the art of tattooing as practiced by indigenous peoples around the world. Each episode dives into a unique indigenous culture to discover the tools and techniques, and the symbols and traditions that shape their tattooing art. The art of the tattoo becomes a lens for exploring some of the planet's oldest cultures and their unique perspectives on life, identity, and the natural world.